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Verb specificity (Was: Re: Natural Order of Events)

From:Eugene Oh <un.doing@...>
Date:Wednesday, January 28, 2009, 13:33
2009/1/28 Christophe Grandsire-Koevoets <>

> > That's really interesting. I know about classifiers in the context of > counting, but didn't know that such things existed also in other contexts. > At the same time, English does ride or drive, depending on the vehicle, > while French uses a single word "conduire" (which we actually don't use > that > much anyway). > -- >
That's interesting, I didn't know that. All the French textbooks teach "conduire" as the verb to use. So what do you say for, say, "I'm driving to work today"? Eugene


Christophe Grandsire-Koevoets <>